Posts Tagged ‘ Stockpile ’

Rice stockpiling in Vietnam 45 percent complete, industry group says 

March 27, 2011
Rice stockpiling in Vietnam 45 percent complete, industry group says 

  Vietnam, the world’s second-largest rice exporter, has accumulated 45 percent of a targeted 1 million ton stockpile in a bid to prevent local prices from slumping at harvest time, the Vietnam Food Association said. Domestic rice prices have been supported by the initiative, as well as by expectations that the Philippines will sign import [...]

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Price drop prompts motion to stockpile coffee

July 3, 2009
Price drop prompts motion to stockpile coffee

Workers sort robusta coffee beans for quality at a company in Hanoi. Vietnam, the world’s second-biggest coffee producer, may stockpile the beans to protect growers as export prices have dropped too low for comfort. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has asked the government to stockpile coffee in line with a proposal by the [...]

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Thailand says regional rice stockpile plan not to impact market

February 20, 2009
Thailand says regional rice stockpile plan not to impact market

Thailand will ensure its plan to secure supplies with other Southeast Asian nations will not affect the market after a slump in prices prompted the government to assure returns for farmers. “Definitely, we will not use the regional stockpile as an outlet to release crops,” Foreign Minister Kasit Piromya said in an interview in Bangkok. [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...